Heaven and Hell: Chapter 2
As the priestess opened the door, it revealed one of the shrines that Yasashii worked at.
"How did you do that?" Yasashii asked as the group went through the door.
"It's an old trick." Julia shrugged. "Is this the right place?"
"If my retainers are here, it is." Yasashii approached the main shrine and lit a candle. As the little priestess tapped a little mallet to a metal bowl and began mumbling prayers in Sanskrit, two spirits started to emerge from the floor, one an armor-clad samurai, and the other a Heian-era nobleman, both larger than life. Yasashii clapped her hands at the end of her prayer, the two large forms popped, revealing a pair of simply dressed shrine attendants, one male, and one female.
"Yasashii-sama! You're back!*" The red robed spirit clapped her hands and hugged the priestess.
The blue robed spirit nodded to Yasashii and turned his attention to the newcomers. "Oi. What's with the new meat?*"
"They've come to help look for Toshi. Be respectful, or you're
Heaven and Hell: Chapter 1
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* Translated from Japanese
Maigo and Yasashii approached the doors of an old church in New York. As Maigo knocked on the door, she looked down at Yasashii.
"Are you sure we're doing the right thing?*" The little priestess asked.
"To-sama said we could trust them.*" Maigo shrugged as the doors opened of their own accord.
"…Hello?*" Maigo called out as the pair entered the dark room.
"Do you think they're here?*" Yasashii pulled out her prayer beads and started nervously playing with them.
"They have to be here.*" Maigo looked around. "Hello?… My name is Maigo Kaze… I have an appointment with Julia Carmichael…*"
"Can I help you?" Nightcrawler came of nowhere, spooking Yasashii slightly.
Maigo handed Nightcrawler a letter.
'Due to the nature of your problem, I would like to request that you come to New York and meet with me immediately. Everything has been approved, and I wou